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Serengeti Restaurant

470 Beach Road, Murrays Bay, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-475 5988
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible12%
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$$ - $$$
470 Beach Road, Murrays Bay, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

The restaurant was very quiet but that might have been due to the long weekend. I ordered the steak (medium/rare)and the ribs. We live up the road and have been here previously My steak was way over cooked and the ribs were the toughest I...More

Thank niki b
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

I really liked the salad bar. However $38.00 for a steak I expect top quality , not sinewy scotch filet- the baked potatoes was small and Luke warm? The steak knives are old and unpleasant to use- no wonder the place was almost empty. I...More

Thank KiwiGranNewZealand
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Visiting New Zealand for the first time and we had a birthday meal to celebrate my fathers 70th birthday. There were 8 adults and five children. The restaurant is pleasant enough there is a large TV on the wall that showed South African wildlife on...More

Thank Dawn P
Reviewed 12 September 2017

As per the heading, much prefer the a la carte option at Serengeti. Although they have a happy hour, doors only opened around 5.30pm, negating the happy hour option.

Thank Warwick H
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Good food, but the night was terrible as they failed to disclose they had no accessible toilet! We had to leave half way through our mains so one of our companions could find a toilet. This is pretty poor considering we made a point of...More

Thank adamwakeford
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Over the last few years our family has eaten at Serengeti a number of times and we thoroughly and nostagically enjoyed every occasion. In June we booked ahead for a table of 11 to meet up with our South African family who had not been...More

1  Thank Jacquip1
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

After a couple of friends recommendations we finally visited Serengeti. Reservation via cellphone was easy and we were greeted by name. The offer to sit next to the fireplace was welcoming and the service was swift. The 3course menue was tasty but I thoroughly missed...More

Thank Marianne W
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed the food, the atmosphere and service. Compared to the 'other' South African restaurant chain we won't mention here, Serengeti comes out tops in my opinion. Generous portions, and absolutely delicious. Try the calamari!

Thank Fabus1021
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Its an expensive place but the portion size makes up for it. One of the boys had Chicken Burger. The other had Rib & Calamari bottomless. My wife had chicken salad and I had King Fish. We all enjoyed ourselves.

1  Thank Rohit G
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We (2 people) showed up late with no reservations after a walk on the beach. Staff were very accommodating and allowed us to dine in. Ordered the hottest chicken meal on the menu.The order was delivered in reasonable time. The meal was great. Ended up...More

Thank Lawerance P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 470 Beach Road, Murrays Bay, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Murrays Bay
  • Phone Number: +64 9-475 5988
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